Keep on reading for an idea of what to expect in the Season 4 finale. We’ve got updates on the main characters for this year’s ending. If you want all of the details from the week’s installment, we’d be happy to clue you in. How do we know all the answers? Well, we watched the episode back when it premiered as the Christmas special on December 25, 2013. That means plenty of spoilers for you to enjoy!
Lady Edith Hold on to your stockings, Downtonites! The finale starts eight months after the last episode, which means Lady Edith (Laura Carmichael) has been to the Continent, had her baby in secret, and is now back at Downton. The decision to give her child up for adoption, however, may not be as final as it sounds.
Cousin Rose MacClare It’s the start of the London Season and Rose MacClare (Lily James) is being officially presented! Her failed romance with Jack Ross (Gary Carr) seems a distant memory as Rose finds herself in the midst of yet more romantic trouble, this time featuring the Royal Family.
New Character Alert! Welcome to Uncle Harold! Cora’s troublesome brother (Paul Giamatti) arrives to spend the Season with the family...and keep a low profile from the U.S. feds. There’s a parcel of other new characters introduced but we think you’ll agree none take the cake quite like Harold.